Supporting gender inclusivity today will benefit the cannabis industry of tomorrow. Women are disappearing from leadership roles in an industry that was among the most equitable in the United States. The percentage of cannabis industry executive positions belonging to women dropped from 36% in 2015 to 27% in 2017. Unfortunately, Vangst’s Women in Cannabis Reportfound just 17.6% of executive positions belonging to women in 2019.
Why Cannabis Needs Female Leadership